Togo minister killed in Sierra Leone 'copter crash

Togolese Sports Minister Richard Attipoe was among the members of a delegation of sports officials from Togo killed aboard a passenger helicopter that crashed in Sierra Leone, officials said on Monday. At least 21 people, most of them Togolese, w...

Togo drops sanctions against Emmanuel Adebayor, others

The Togolese Fotball Federation (FTF) has lifted its sanctions against three players of the national squad, the Sparrow Hawks. FTF dropped the sanctions Thursday against star striker Emmanuel Shéyi Adébayor of the English club Arsenal, Daré Nibom...

ASKO tops Togo mid-season soccer League table

ASKO of Kara is six points clear on Togo's Premier League table, mid-way into the end of the season. Following are results of the outstanding Round 15 matches played at the weekend and the 16-team table:Results: AS Douanes - Etoile Filant 0-2 Abo...

Togo gets new Press Centre

Pascal Bodjona, private secretary to the Togolese president on Thursday afternoon in Lome, inaugurated a new press centre worth about 46.3 million francs CFA. (US$1= 500 Francs CFA). The centre, located in the centre of Lome, comprises a large me...

Togolese envoy assures on transparent parliamentary elections

Necessary measures have been put in place to guarantee free and fair parliamentary elections in Togo on 24 June, according to Togolese ambassador to Belgium, Felix Kodjo Sagbo (photo). Addressing the Togolese nationals living in Belgium, Netherla...

Togo to resume commemoration of Independence anniversary

Under a new rotational principle, Togo's independence anniversary on 27 April this year, will be celebrated in the northern city of Dapaong, about 600-km north of Lome, official sources said here Wednesday. The ceremony would feature civilian and...

Togolese enterprises lose 80 billion CFA

Public and private sector enterprises in Togo lost 70-80 billion FCFA (150-190 million US dollars) due to the energy crisis in 2006, the president of the National Employers' Council in Togo, Kossivi Nakou, cried here Monday. "We are no longe...

UNHCR gets set to repatriate Togolese refugees in Ghana

The UN refugee agency, UNHCR on Thursday signed an agreement in Lome with the governments of Togo and Ghana paving the way for the repatriation of Togolese refugees in Ghana. The accord defines protection and security measures aimed at stepping u...

UNDP pinpoints levels of MDGs attainment in Africa

Several African countries have made outstanding progress to attain the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the past few years, according to ambassador Bouna Sémou Diouf, head of the Tokyo International Conference on Africa's Development (TICAD...

Lome hosts African workshop on MDGs planning

There is a workshop underway in Lome (Togo) to assess the progress achieved so far in various African countries on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the UNDP said here Wednesday. Some 100 participants 23 African countries will review the p...

UEMOA credits Togo FCFA2.59 bn to build boreholes

The West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) has loaned Togo 2.59 billion CFA francs to build 300 boreholes that will help meet the drinking water needs of some 75,000 people in the country, official sources affirmed to PANA here Tuesday....

Togo's Maranatha, Tunisian club in barren draw

Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel and Maranatha de Lomé drew 0-0 in the African champions' League qualifying rounds first leg match on Sunday in Womé, some 135 km north-east of Lome. Both clubs, after trying to avoid surprises in the return leg, did not...

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Enfin des bonnes nouvelles

Sport

Inespéré. Le Togo a battu la Gambie mardi à Banjul (1-0) dans le cadre de la 4e journée des éliminatoires de la CAN 2019. 

Moderniser la relation ACP-UE

Coopération

Le premier round des négociations techniques entre les pays ACP et l'Union européenne aura lieu jeudi à Bruxelles.

Récompenser l'engagement

Développement

Coup de pouce des pouvoirs publics et de l’UNFPA à des ONG pilotées par des jeunes au service des jeunes.

Appel au civisme

Environnement

La Journée internationale de prévention des catastrophes se déroule ce samedi. La thématique n’est pas très réjouissante.